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2018 > 02

Today we very prouly present the leading swimnation in Europe participating at Mamsten Swim Open Stockholm - Team Russia! The Russian team was  the best nation at the latest EC in Copenhagen in December with altogether 18 medals! And of course we will see some of the fastest russian swimmers in Stockholm. Among them Anton Chupkov, the currrent World Champion at 200 breaststroke and Kirill Prigoda, bronze medalist 100 breaststroke in World Championships in Budapest-17 and current SC European Champion in 200 breaststroke in Copenhagen-17. Also we will meet the bronze medalist in the same race, Michail Dorinov AND the fast 200 breaststroker Rustam Gadirov (2.09.91 Lc), four world class breaststroker or what :-)  In the team we also see the great young backstroker Polina Egorova, winner of the 200 backstroke at EuroJunior Championships 2017 and another great backstroker, Daria Ustinova (200 back silver medalist at EC in Netanya-15). On the male side we see the 100 back silver medalist from EC London-16, Grigoriy Tarasevich. Finally we will meet also the fast butterfly/freestyle sprinter Rozaliya Nasretdinova, only 21 years old but already 14 international championships medals at both junior- and senior level in her track record.

We welcome headcoach Sergey and his fantastic Russian Team!!!

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This year edition of Malmsten Swim Open Stockholm will be a pure cavalcade of international top swimmers from Germany, Spain, Ukraine, Turkey, Norway, Finland, Polen, Estonia, Lathvia, Novosibirsk, Denmark, Belgium, Lithuania, Slovakia, England, Nederlands, Portugal, France, Luxembourg and our proud Swedish Team of course.

And this weekend also The National Team from Belarus now announced their participation. A great team with 13 top notch swimmers.  The Belarus swimmers are always performing at the highets top level and we have seen them here since the start of Swim Open two years ago. We are very happy to have them here again - Welcome Belarus!

But the great Belarus team is probably not the last team coming in. Hopefully we will present one of the greatest national teams of them all in the coming days...
 

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Today we welcome National Junior Team from Portugal to Malmsten Swim Open Stockholm. Bem-vindo Portugal!

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We are proud to welcome Maja Reichard & Karl Forsman, both swedish Paraolympic Gold Medalists, back this year to Malmsten Swim Open Stockholm. Karl won the 100 Breaststroke SB5 in Rio-16 and Maja won the 100 breaststroke SB11 in London-12. We are very proud to have this fantastic duo back again. Welcome to Malmsten Swim Open Stockholm Maja & Karl!

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For information our official Swim Open hotel, Clarion, today announced that they now are totally fully booked during the dates for Swim Open. So if you don´t have made your reservation for rooms yet, please send a mail to management@swimopenstockholm.se and we will try to help your team to find a nice accomodation at other hotels nearby.

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One of the best teams worldwide today announced their participation at Malmsten Swim Open Stockholm - Welcome Energy Standard! In this team we will some of the fantastic Ukrain swimmers, among them the long-distance superswimmer Mykhailo Romanchuk, gold medalist at 1500 free in EC Copenhagen and silver medalist in Budapest 1500 free. PB´s? 14:14:59 in short course and 14:37.14 in long course! We also meet the distance swimmer Sergiy Frolov (PB 14:55:10 in 1500 free lc and 3:49:34 in 400 free lc), the fast sprinter  Sergii Shevtsov , 48:26 in 100 free and 22:13 50 free lc and the young fantastic butterflyer Andriy Khloptsov, who has won both European Junior Championship, European Games and World Junior Championships. With the Ukrains we also see the fast Estonian butterflyer Kregor Zirk! We are very honored to have this great Energy Standard Elit Team at Malmsten Swim Open Stockholm - Welcome ENERGY STANDARD TEAM!

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Today we welcome Kira Volodina from the Novosibirsk Region Swimming Federation to Malmsten Swim Open Stockholm!

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At Malmsten Swim Open Stockholm we will have the honor to see the fantastic freestyler Pieter Timmers. Pieter is the Belgian swimmer who won the silver medal in the 100 meter freestyle at the 2016 Olympics. Timmers currently holds nine Belgian records. Individual and in relays he, beside the Olympic silver, also has succed to won nine other medals at European Championships since 2012. Pieter, a giant with his 2 meter height, are a real supersprinter and we are looking forward to see him in Stockholm! 

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Today we welcome the great Polish National Team to Malmsten Swim Open Stockholm! All together a big team with 22 top atheletes. The Polish team also joined the first edition of Swim Open and then the team was very succesfull. We are very happy to have TEAM POLAND back in Stockholm again! 

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Freaky friday - and also a happy afternoon when we can say welcome to the three-time Olympian freestyle & medleyswimmer Raphaël Stacchiotti. We had the plesure to meet Raphaël at the first edition of Swim Open Stockholm 2016, he then was placed third at 200 IM. Welcome back  Raphaël!

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Today we welcome the fast and great team from Graz again to Malmsten Swim Open Stockholm! In the team we find fast swimmers like: 
Likith Parma, Nikola Obrovac, Niklas Hedegaard, Erik Steinhagen, Simon Popelka, Alexander Hölbling, Stefan Pilhatsch, Marco Reiser, Caroline Pilhatsch and Claudia Hufnagl together with the wellkown coach Dirk Lange. Welcome Graz!

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Today we are very happy to welcome the very good butterflyer Astam Bagandykov from the Swimming Federation Aktobe region Republic of Kazakhstan. Welcome Astam!

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Today we very proudly announce the great Flemish Team Vlaamse Zwemfederatie to Malmsten Swim Open Stockholm 2018! In this great team we find renowned swimmers like Pieter Timmers (Olympic silver medalist 100 free in Rio-16), the fast butterflyer Kimberly Buys (finalist WC in Budapest), the fast freestyler Lorenz Weiremans, Lotte Goris (fast freestyler and medalist EJC-16) and the two freestyle & butterflyers Dries Vangoetsenhoven  & Sébastien De Meulemeester. We also are very happy to meet the great coach Ronald Gaastra, also coach in the Belgium national Team. Besides Pieter Timmers, Ronald earlier also was coach for the fantastic breaststroker "Fredje" Deburghgraeve, olympic champion 1996 in 100 breaststroke, and the stylish four time olympian breaststroker Brigitte Becue. We are very happy to have Roland and his great Flemish swimmer on spot in Stockholm - Welcome!

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Today we welcome the great national team from Slovakia to Malmsten Swim Open Stockholm. The team contains their twenty best male and female swimmers. We are very proud to say Welcome Slovakia!

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Today we proudly present a new partner for Swim Open Stockholm - Malmsten! Malmsten also take place as titelsponsor so from now the competition is named Malmsten Swim Open Stockholm. Malmsten is the leading supplier of racing lines global, and also official supplier to both the great LEN and FINA events worldwide. But they have so much more in the assortment, Malmsten can provide everything for bulding pools and all the necessary equipment. Fun pools toys, movable floor sulotions and much more.  And off course, the world famous swedish goggles!!!  We are very happy to announce this cooperation with a global brand like Malmsten and we can provide all competitiors, spectators and televiewers a new great set up on spot - Welcome Malmsten!

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We are proud to present OLKA Sporttravels as a partner to Malmsten Swim Open Stockholm 2018. OLKA is one of the leading supplier of sporttravels, trainingcamps and sportconferences in Scandinavia. In their program you find great camps for swimming, football, track and field any many more sport, but also nice travels to Formula 1 events, a lot of tennisevents worldwide and of course NHL Hockey! Welcome OLKA!

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